Rhode Island

City of East Providence has the tools to help small businesses - by Victor Regino

The city of East Providence is working to minimize the economic losses from the COVID-19 Pandemic while taking full advantage of economic growth opportunities that lie ahead. As a new member of the East Providence Planning and Economic Development department

King of Hogan Assocs. sells 30 Battery Lane

Jamestown, RI Hogan Associates sold 30 Battery Ln.,  a Colonial with guest house. The property sold for $2.525 million. Gordon King of Hogan Assocs. represented the buyer, and Dianne Grippi

Amper and Greenman of Capstone Properties broker $3.1 million sale of a 66,016 s/f industrial building located at 1 Energy Way

West Warwick, RI Neil Amper, SIOR and Chris Greenman of Capstone Properties have facilitated a $3.1 million sales transaction of a 66,016 s/f industrial building located at 1 Energy Way.

Giuttari of MG Commercial and Tobin of Brady Sullivan Properties lease 95,000 s/f at 262 Swansea Mall Dr.

Swansea, MA Mike Giuttari, SIOR of MG Commercial and James Tobin of Brady Sullivan Properties have leased 95,000 s/f of warehousing and distribution space at 262 Swansea Mall Dr. to Unified Global Packaging Group (UGPG).

Arpin International Group promotes Blanchard to general manager, GSA services

West Warwick, RI Arpin International Group has promoted Ronnie Blanchard to general manager, GSA services. Formerly GSA supervisor, Blanchard will be responsible for daily operations, account management, overseeing domestic moves, managing

Paolino Properties purchases The Westminster Square Building for $6.55 million; brokered by Sweeney Real Estate and Colliers

Providence, RI Paolino Properties has acquired The Westminster Square Building, historically known as the Howard Building, at 10 Dorrance St. Built in 1957, The Westminster Sq. Building is located at the intersection of Dorrance and Fulton Sts., across from city hall. The closing date

Pawtucket Promotes series to highlight small business community - by mayor Donald Grebien

Last month, the city of Pawtucket commerce department, partnering with Bank Newport, held its first event in the Pawtucket Promotes series aimed at promoting Pawtucket’s diverse small business community. This event, Pawtucket Promotes: Women in Business, which highlighted women-owned business in our

Economic Development Commission loans assist East Providence’s growth - by mayor Roberto DaSilva

An East Providence-based wine distributor will build a new tasting room with support from the East Providence Economic Development Commission. The Commission recently gave unanimous approval for a $99,000 loan to Enotap, LLC, a wine distributor located in the Phillipsdale Landing Commercial Park in Rumford.

Rhode Island’s Historic Tax Credits will sunset without action!

Providence, RI The State Historic Tax Credit program, an essential tool for redeveloping historic properties and boosting our local economy, is scheduled to sunset in on June 30, 2022.

Oster Dessel of Mott & Chace and Mayer of RPL sell 101 Prospect St. for $2.3 million

Providence, RI Mott & Chace Sotheby’s International Realty brokered the sale of 101 Prospect St. for $2.3 million. The seller was represented by Allison Oster Dessel, sales associate of Mott & Chace. Rebecca Mayer of Residential Properties, Ltd. (RPL) represented the buyer.